Skip to main content

tv   KRON 4 Morning News  KRON  October 8, 2012 7:00am-10:00am PDT

7:00 am
>> coming out, cast prices pushing towards $5 a gallon on around the bay. we'll show you how the much higher they might climb. >> disaster for the giants and athletics, we will show you the low lights coming up. >> president obama will be in san francisco we'll talk about what he can expect coming up. >> we could see some sprinkles as early as tomorrow morning but for today we will see the sun
7:01 am
shine with cooler temperatures into the afternoon. 46 in half moon bay, napa is 45 degrees. we will continue with the cooling trend with temperatures expected in the lower 50s to the upper seventies. we'll have the full breakdown for you in just a big if. >> there is a light box canyon in the toll plaza where it is surprisingly not backed up finfoots even within the meeting lights active there is no new to the upper deck. family prices are up again >> gases up to $4.73 a gallon. >> the prices are pretty high in oakland as well. at
7:02 am
this gas station it's a little cheaper if you pay gas but it is still pretty high. the big part is that people wonder whether they should fill up today or not. it is a big call because it could change drastically tomorrow. and oakland is $4.67. yester last week it was $4.18. there's a big comparison to what it was last week. it is really a hard call whether not they want to fill out today or not. hopefully there will be relief sometime soon. this past sunday governor brown
7:03 am
was feeling the pain and ordered for the california smog regulators to start selling the winter bland. the winter bland is a little cheaper to produce and it is coming down to basically supply and demand. that is why prices are going up. hopefully they will start selling this winter will end soon so we can see the prices go down. >> and the meantime i guess you just have to fill air out because the prices just keep going up. i was telling my sister to fill up her car because it was going to get worse. >> politics with decision 2012 president obama will be visiting the bay area today. this is the second day of his california visit. these
7:04 am
are pictures from where the president will be later on this evening. he will attend a campaign event first at san francisco's intercontinental hotel at 4:00 p.m.. he will then be at a fund-raiser at the auditorium later today. the met rummy will be darling presence of a moscow slogan for an address later on today--hope slogan. that romney says that hope is not a strategy for dealing with the middle east. city hall was one of the buildings vandalize and
7:05 am
oakland last night. there were various buildings tax throughout the downtown area happening all around 7:00 p.m. after a protest. people they targeted restaurants cars storefronts and the oakland tribune building. they joined
7:06 am
>> they only lasted four innings killing of four rounds. bottom of the fifth four to nothing and the giants get their first hit of the game. they only have to for the night. the crowd finally starts to get into that at this point but the reds just keep rolling. nine nothing to the reds. the reds lead the best of the series to nothing. no national team has ever come back from a two game deficit. the athletics are also in the same hole. top of the third inning coco crisp is
7:07 am
tagged out. it's 21 to oakland. they missed the catch with two runs scored. the strike goes up 3 to at that point. the strike goes on to win this game five to four in the bottom of the ninth inning. the athletics return home for hopefully three games with game 3 tomorrow at 6:00 p.m.. fears ch teams--fingers. where is the sun rise over the bay, we
7:08 am
will be back in a moment.
7:09 am
7:10 am
>> the dow jones industrials dropped 37 points. concerns about slowing growth in china is weighing on the markets today. earning season kicks off after the closing bell tomorrow. we will keep our eyes on wall street but the dow is up 38 points right now.
7:11 am
>> mistake alive look outside there's a nice chat >> mistake alive look outside there's a nice chat here [ male announcer ] citibank's app for ipad makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. ♪ ♪
7:12 am
♪ [ male announcer ] introducing a look twice. introducing a stunning work of technology -- the entirely new lexus es. and the first-ever es hybrid. this is the pursuit of perfection. it's time to free ourselves from the smell and harshness of bleach. and free ourselves from worrying about the ones we love. new lysol power & free has more cleaning power than bleach. how? the secret is the hydrogen peroxide formula. it attacks tough stains and kills 99.9% of germs. new lysol power & free. powerful cleaning that's family friendly. another step forward in our mission for health. helps him deposit his checks. jay also like it when mother nature helps him wash his car.
7:13 am
mother nature's cool like that. mobile check deposit. easier banking. standard at citibank. share everything by turning your smartphone into a mobile hotspot for up to 8 wifi-enabled devices at no extra charge. like the new droid razr m by motorola only $99.99. the weekend for san francisco. a hundred
7:14 am
thousand people came out and spend a lot of money. the fleet week air show and the america's cup brought in a lot of revenue. some organizations raise cash for charities. there is a busy bay area we can that brought in huge numbers for bart. 19,000 people rode the trains. a typical saturday is lower. the final tally for yesterday's writers have not been released yet and will let you know me get those numbers. >> the numbers are certainly down for temperatures this morning. there are some cities in the 40's.
7:15 am
transitioning into this afternoon he could be five to six degrees cooler than what we enjoyed yesterday afternoon. we will continue to see sunshine and pretty enjoyable conditions. the mt. tam camp shows low cloud cover in the distance. it is a chilly start to the morning. 45 and now offer '50s for antioch and we have lost a degree. 53 and hayward and 51 in san mateo. by lunchtime on the green and your screen indicates a wide range of '60s. the '70s will start to spill and as we had to the afternoon highs. los 73 reserve for the delta. at livermore valley and portions of the south bay, not only will we
7:16 am
see '60s and '70s but a mix of sun and clouds. 74 san jose, 67 from mountain view los 774 livermore. 64 for berkeley and upper 50s bring a jacket after having to ocean beach. sunshine and comfortable conditions for palo the mine. changes are on the horizon. we are tracking a system of low pressure off the coast line right now. tomorrow morning stretching into wednesday is expected to impact the bay area. we will see increases in cloud cover and catch some sprinkles. isolated and spotty at best with a little too much moisture in the bay area. you are gonna want to keep an umbrella handy. we
7:17 am
may see is some isolated thunderstorms due to the up and stability. -- instability. saturday and sunday looked to be tried with sunny conditions and temperatures potentially in the '80s. >> we continue to monitor a remarkably light ride at the bay bridge toll plaza. no backup and no delay on any of the approaches. i am at a complete loss as to explain why. today is columbus day there you go. that may very well explain it. lots of folks are enjoying the day off after a busy weekend. the san mateo bridge you can see smith traffic with the drive time at only 11 minutes as he had from to foster city from hayward.
7:18 am
the golden gate bridge ride 1 01 south found is a smooth commute coming from marin county. there are no delays for the golden gate bridge. the ride for the east bay interstate 880 is still a pretty good ride. westbound 24 is still a free. we are looking at lighter than usual conditions because of the holiday. the south bay freeways are just a little slower the aid of five in 11 are not bad at all. is under 30 minutes from the data to the golden gate bridge. >> the number of people that have gone sake from fargo meningitis from tainted epidural steroid injections has gone i'd say 91 people affected. nine states across and seven deaths. the
7:19 am
pharmacy has issued a voluntary recall of all of their products. they're trying to avoid the risk of heart further contamination. >> police trying to find out what led to the killing of a woman in a typically peace will area. --peaceful a 2011 subaru out back was found. these big dumb die from a traumatic injuries but they would not elaborate. this is the worst homicide in two years and please do not know if this was a random attack or if she was actually a target. >> mayor creamy was suspended without pay after he pleaded guilty to a
7:20 am
misdemeanor charge stemming from an altar asian from his wife on new year's. summerall be the first time since 1992 that the board will vote on removing an elected official from office due to misconduct. >> union spokesperson say that the border patrol person that was killed last week was due to friendly fire. he opened fire on two of his fellow officers thinking that they were armed smugglers. date opened fire on him and he was killed. police and fbi looked into this and they have determined that is exactly what happened. >> prosecutors said that the lawyers are scheduled for a private meeting with the
7:21 am
judge to hear the sandusky trial. the first session will be a hearing to determine whether not he is a violent sexual predator in the second will be his farmers--formal sentencing. >> the san jose camera shows that the meter in right lanes are open at the guadalupe past--pass.
7:22 am
7:23 am
7:24 am
target is set to open its first san francisco store on wednesday. it is one of eight smaller urban oriented stores. the san francisco target will open at 7:00 a.m. and will employ about 300 people. it is estimated to generate $15 million each year. >> a new study shows that if you drink more than 3 c. of coffee a day you could increase your risk of glaucoma. exfoliation clock, goes up 66% if you drink more than 3 c. of coffee a day. so the and t. did not have the same results.
7:25 am
researchers say they still need to confirm this study with more tasks. >> hallmark announced that is closing a kansas plant. they are dealing with customers that erred choosing to deal with cheaper and quicker ways to communicate with each other. >> the fbi says the number of laser pointers aimed at airplanes is reaching epidemic levels now. more than a thousand percent increase in from 2005. laser pointers contemporarily blind pilots and if you intentionally aimed a laser pointer and aircraft there is an expensive fine and present time. --prison
7:26 am
>> liftoff of the space at falcon eggs rocket. the first commercial rocket headed for it be space station. it was launched from cape canaveral yesterday. it had about a thousand pounds of cargo inside including chocolate and vanilla ice cream. is the first of 12 missions under a $1.6 billion contract. at the dragging castle capsule she reached the area by wednesday. attempting the highest in fastest free-fall and on wednesday. he will break the sound barrier if things go well. 23 mi. of is how high
7:27 am
he will be before he jumps over the skies over eastern in mexico. he will be rigged with 43 cameras so the world can watch and live as he attends that high-risk jump --attempts. that amount will be back in just a couple of minutes and here's a live look of the sun shine in san francisco. we will be right back. dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter.
7:28 am
brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation.
7:29 am
>> we will see the sunshine today but we have changes in the forecast as we head into tomorrow. right now we have a little bit of cloud cover and a chilly start to the morning. as we head into tonight mostly cloudy and
7:30 am
the clouds will roll in. there's a storm system are tracking off the coastline and macy's some isolated showers as we head into the week. >> still looking at like conditions at the bay bridge in the westbound ride. there is no backup and the delay and lighter than usual traffic in the bay area. the east bay the heaviest traffic is still on highway 4. in the south bay we do have some heavier traffic now. my conditions for 85 to 80 and highway one on one. they're slow spots pedicel lighter than usual. the north bound rights are also light. >> president obama will be visiting the bay area today with his second stop in california. he is on a fund- raising tore. --tour
7:31 am
>> it is one of three steps that president obama will be making today from southern california to northern california. this is a fund- raiser for his campaign. the red white and blue lights on earlier today. he is expected to fly up around 130 p m he will be in san francisco as a fund-raiser at the intercontinental downtown. then he will come over here to the bill graham's civic auditorium. he then has a third fund- raiser in san francisco. along with the president comes protesters will are planned in the city. they will start at 430 or 5:00 p.m.. anti-war protesters are supposed to gather near the u. n plaza and the civic center burned area. anytime
7:32 am
the president is in town with the protesters it means traffic issues. signs are already up this morning, no parking anywhere. barricades are coming up to. the security detail along with the protesters-if you can afford a void that the area do so. it will be a mass and we don't know any particular routes but this area will probably be roped off. >> this is the president's likely last stop before the debate. >> the vice presidential debates, the democrats are hoping that joe biden can
7:33 am
plot a win. both parties are weighing out who will command outtalk--will come in on top. >> vice president by dan will do very well. he knows what has been going on. he is in touch with the american public and i'm just hopeful that mr. ryan will tell the truth. >> foreign and domestic policy will both be discussed in thursday night debates. is the only vice- presidential debate before the elections and you can watch it on crown's 247 news channel. we have the highlights of our news channel comcast 193 and digital four. to using get the entire thing there. >> a brisk research and a sinn yen on a knockout are
7:34 am
up for a nobel peace prize. the researchers won the award for its discovery that mature cells can be reprogrammed to do the work of other cells. this team has discovered that mature cells can be reprogrammed as well as stem cells. the scientists associated with ucsf winning a nobel prize in medicine this morning. amonte vandals struck in oakland, a large group of them broke windows and attacked things. they even then the last city hall. this happened last night around 7:00 p.m.. they believe anarchists and masks and black clothing joined the protesters that were marching. but it was the and a cast that did the damage.
7:35 am
they did--had a science lab as well as the oakland buildings. >> we were sitting in a restaurant just trying to have a nice dinner and enjoy ourselves. they picked up three chairs and a table and through a plate glass window. >> police did not know why the vandals attacked restaurants and businesses and the city hall. they're still assessing the amount of damage that was done. no arrests have been made at this time. >> a six year-old girl is dead and two other people were injured as they were struck in the minivan. saturday at the parking lot and st. andrew's catholic church three pedestrians were suffering from life- threatening injuries. the 60 + taken to the hospital where she died. the driver of the vehicle did not stay
7:36 am
behind. >> assemblyman terry hill and sambar no mayor are calling on a judge today to reject the request. they seek a month-long suspension of the hearing for the pipeline outbreak cost. this allowed pg&e to finish the settlement negotiations pertaining to the blast that killed eight people and destroyed dozens of homes. >> the blue angel streak across the san francisco bay as you can see in this video.
7:37 am
7:38 am
? hi, i'm amy for downy unstopables
7:39 am
7:40 am
7:41 am
7:42 am
7:43 am
in-wash scent boosters, here with my favorite new intern, jimmy. mmm! fresh! and it's been in the closet for 12 weeks! unbelievable! unstopables! i'll show you how! ♪ just shake them into the washer i can't believe this lasts 12 weeks! neither can they. so you're going on tour to prove it. downy unstopables. follow jimmy's unstopables tour for free samples on
7:44 am
7:45 am
7:46 am
7:47 am
7:48 am
7:49 am
7:50 am
7:51 am
7:52 am
beaper fop viathe have really gn
7:53 am
the kids had done it was a good game but police in the stains the conflict that the men still in a timeout, television dictate to any stock playing a game when the holy koran is something and she read the paper, you read a little bit, we had firmed but africa and how much television dictates of
7:54 am
is getting us up, thanks gary it said the decree will be right back dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding.
7:55 am
7:56 am
erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation.
7:57 am
there was nearly tied when it blooms all launched simultaneously in at this mass ascension of hot air balloons in disguise. and did it went into the compound and the. it was kind need to see in all appeared in many cat a little cocker of the barn is slipping. be coming up on
7:58 am
the current lending is at eighth but then a bomb making campaign to an amazing fact that when the day in any and we will show you how to detect your commit. the bangles on a rampage in all clear meeting is on us with some cleaning up to do. as a wedding reception girls won't leave england maintained and several of this behind buys it shall read into these supposed to be tested in nine. @ñ
7:59 am
8:00 am
and a disastrous weekend for the giants in the atlantic will break in thought behind likely found a couple.
8:01 am
residents of, is in the bay area today we'll have details on its cheapest the moment. a quick update with a in a winning track. b. dee into the a couple of chp cruises in at least not this is coming off of the skies may be the seventh street off plant is back up its aqaba on the corner. i quickly challis the toll plaza of the bank reaching you will see a sulfide there is no backup west down because it has been some not here with the columbus day conditions. but that could change will keep you updated. . later this afternoon phoenix sun and cloud stamp is below the seasonal average of mechanical stem
8:02 am
essentially where we can teach them whether coming up straight ahead. when will we see relief at the pump not anytime soon cast proxies remaining high at the bay area. last and last fall a reporter. i still in auckland. bt has instilled in oakland and asking people if they were filling up the tank or if they decide to cast when the tank. most say they don't block to but they are filling up the tank because that's only because they don't know what the price will be tomorrow they may have to pay more. that and show you what the prices ought of land here in the bay area. in san francisco 84 about a synthetic to precinct to be different as to what it was a week ago. last week it was
8:03 am
for about 18 ft. now is what dallas and 67th. people are afraid of what is going to be like to moscow. the length might be going dam because governor brown did ordered the california smog regulators to start selling the lincoln mixture. that would not go into effect until november. because these prices and sell high it's really hurting everyone. here is the thing you have to remember it people are talking about-past due-up a little bit in late but tomorrow. it's as though you will save a nickel to mount if it did go down in it
8:04 am
probably will not. yes taking chances and fill out today and that that masson and not only by an electric clock. turning now to decision 2012 president of, will be visiting the bay area to bank that it comes on the thinking and the california visit. the president will attend campaign today this afternoon. in handing over to a dinner in a concert fundraiser at the grand auditorium where alex leap will make an appearance. we'll have a lack cupcake from the scene. the nominee will be bombing president of burma's halt slumping fled new policy plan egested bank. mr. brown the accusing the president of dean passive when it comes to global affairs. asked me to plan the defense hope is not a
8:05 am
strategy. libya into the current one is so enamored the damage done at protest in oakland take a look at city hall and other buildings that were banned last financed windows adjutancy here. it happened on about 7:00 after the anti-war protests. police believe anarchist in black called thclothing can aske the damage. tina windows broken at city hall. bay area baseball last night san francisco giants suffered the worst playoff loss in their history.
8:06 am
top of the second scoreless paris picking take the ball deep for the solo home run. one-the low rate at that point. the pitcher retired the first 14 batters. the picture of the pitch for an aide gary innings. the bottom of the thick fell far nothing that stands that are only two hits for the giants. the cincinnati rates keep well in nine batches the well as cincinnati made. the cincinnati reds relief that the five series 2-to give up gains tax-pepper and
8:07 am
now team in the national meet the line new kind dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding.
8:08 am
8:09 am
8:10 am
erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation. >> welcome back to the kron for a morning news we've been tracking the hot spots
8:11 am
in san francisco. i one of a large to the fact that the accident has just concluded from the lanes. at the seven street offer of we have cruisers. the accident was southbound it backed up the traffic of wear around the corner. it is still slow. fifth off first >> the dow was down 36 points. watching net flics stock up 9 percent right now after morgan stanley. apple shares continued to slide down another 2 1/2%. apple's shares have lost close to
8:12 am
$70 a share in the last few weeks. >> for your models will hire as many as 1500 workers for a new computer technology center outside of detroit. last month the company announced it would hire 500 people for a center in austin texas. it is all part of the move to bring 90 percent of the information technology in house. the company will hire 10,000 people to the work of the next three-five years. still ahead on the kron for morning news for an update on the meningitis outbreak nine states are linked to a shot. we will be right back. [ male announcer ] are you ready for tomorrow's technology today?
8:13 am
then switch to at&t u-verse tv. add the wireless receiver exclusively from at&t, and you're no longer tied to the tv outlet. move your tv wherever you want in your home...even outside. [ megan ] call now and switch to u-verse for just 29 a month for six months, with a total home dvr included, free for life. add hbo and cinemax and get the first three months free. plus you can bundle tv and u-verse high speed internet with speeds up to 24 megs. [ male announcer ] our total home dvr lets you record four shows at once... and play them back in any room. every channel is in 100-percent, crystal-clear digital picture and sound. and you can upgrade to get 170 hd channels -- that's more than cable. [ megan ] so call now and switch to u-verse for just 29 a month for six months, with a total home dvr included, free for life. add hbo and cinemax and get the first three months free. [ male announcer ] at&t u-verse.
8:14 am
it's tv like you've never seen before. ♪ (car horn) paying with your smartphone instead of cash... (phone rings) that's a step forward. with chase quickpay, you can send money directly to anyone's checking account. i guess he's a kicker... again, again! oh, no you don't!
8:15 am
take a step forward and chase what matters. >> we have live pictures out of virginia where can it romney will deliver a foreign-policy speech. in lexington virginia we are watching those live shot we just brought in the students in the auditorium. the press pool has now filed then as well. he was speaker around 8: 2048: 25. this evening there will be roughly the same time president obama will be in the bay area. here are some live pictures out of southern california were air force one is
8:16 am
standing by waiting for the president's arrival. >> thanks a lot changed the number of people got sick would follow meningitis from those tainted epidural steroid injections. it's up to 90 people in nine states. a voluntary recall was issued. the new england compound is taking precautions to avoid any further contamination. >> to of the big draws include the fleet week air show and america's cup racing at the castro street fair. several organizers raise cash for charities in a restaurant tables were packed in north beach for people to watch the heritage great. transit officials say riders should hit a new high on saturday over 300,000
8:17 am
people 319,000 people taking bart the usual number of riders around 200,000 could be linked to clouds taken to the city streets for the activities to out the weekend. >> if you drove its best to be friends with erica the you know how nice she was. she says you can park in my driveway out close to the park. >> we can see looks pretty sunny out there today. >> we do have some clouds but it is a sunni start to the day. temperatures slowly but surely on the rise single fifties right now for san jose 53 out the door in oakland. as we take a look at some of those whether hemlines for you expect upper 50s to low seventies for east bay valleys. we do have the potential for wet weather tomorrow the moisture we will see will be spotty at best. off you want
8:18 am
to keep an umbrella handy. a mix of sun and clouds mostly sunny conditions however, by lunchtime the green on your screen in the case and wide range of '60s. we will see seventies phillip and as we headed your afternoon highs. speaking of the highest s track the numbers '60s and '70s and south bay. 67 in s- 69 in santa clara. comfortable conditions for any of livermore castro valley '60s were the alligator waterfront. upper 60s for novato inside the bay here looks like downtown san francisco at 63 degrees. a pretty chilly afternoon with talking upper 50s for those of you getting to ocean beach. changes on the rise on satellite and radar we do have a low pressure system still hundreds of
8:19 am
miles off the california coastline. when it does approach we have a 20 percent chance of some wet weather. i have been looking through the extended models at least until tomorrow. most of that moisture will stay offshore but again it is approaching san francisco and in the rain we do see will be south of the golden gate bridge. >> west 580 better than
8:20 am
usual south bay freeways while we still have had free traffic on 101 northbound.
8:21 am
280 out of downtown looks better than usual and so does highway 85. we mentioned the north bay there is just a little bit slow ride in the center of marine county for the commuter on 101 southbound tried times are under 31 minutes for novato down to the golden gate bridge. >> thank you george police are investigating the death of a person whose body was found the car and oakland yesterday. the body was found at 5 in the evening. >> police say the victim died from a traumatic injury
8:22 am
this is the city's first homicide in two years. police to conduct was random or if she was targeted. >> 7 cisco board of supervisors will decide this weekend if the mayor ross mirkarimi will be suspended --he is suspended without pay after he come pleaded guilty. he was found guilty of official misconduct. tomorrow be the first time since 1932 that the san francisco board of a visor's have voted on removing an elected official from his conduct. it happened yesterday in the 400 block of broadway around 2:00 in the morning a man was found to have been punched in the face and had hit his head on the pavement when he fell to the ground. he was taken to hospital with injuries. which are potentially life- threatening. the of the person a man in his 20s took
8:23 am
off from the area so they have not found him and arrested him. >> a spokesperson for the border patrol says that an agent who was killed last week was killed by friendly fire. this happened at arizona border in mexico. he thought to of his colleagues for armed smugglers and opened fire on them he was killed when they returned fire. >> and still ahead on the kron for morning news coffee drinkers as an up how drinking more than 3 c. a day could put your health at risk for details ahead. take a live look outside from our roof cam. on this beautiful monday morning will have the forecast coming up. are you ready ?
8:24 am
8:25 am
share everything by turning your smartphone into a mobile hotspot for up to 8 wifi-enabled devices at no extra charge. like the new droid razr m by motorola only $99.99.
8:26 am
8:27 am
8:28 am
8:29 am
8:30 am
8:31 am
8:32 am
8:33 am
8:34 am
8:35 am
8:36 am
>> pg&e filed a motion friday to seek a month-long suspension of court hearings over penalties for pipeline of great cause. the motion says putting things on hold allow pg&e to finish settlement negotiations. >> a six year-old girl is dead and two other people injured when they were struck by a minivan in a daily city church parking lot. this was saturday and the parking lot of st. andrew's catholic church where this happened. the sexual or was taken to hospital but she died of the injuries. the driver who was an adult woman stayed at the scene after the accident they are investigating the cost of this body. 8: 36 louis back
8:37 am
8:38 am
8:39 am
8:40 am
>> and hundreds of thousands of libya's most of them young people have a massive protest in benghazi against the very extremists who have murdered our people. the wave signs that read the ambassador was libya's friend. libya is sorry! they chanted a note to malicious note to malicious! they marched on on to the terraced compound and in a
8:41 am
burned to the ground. off as a libyan woman said we're not going to go from darkness to darkness. >> these and live a comment by a gop president mitt romney. this will be an opportunity for him to a least touch on the subject before the next presidential debate which will happen in a couple of weeks times. we also monitoring live events out of all i were his v.p. candidate, paul ryan is expected to be sure of it. >> thanks a lot james
8:42 am
>> allows a the corn is challenging massachusetts senator scott brown. >> too often when it gets right down to it, scott brown is it with you. this race is about what kind of truck and drive. it is about how you vote. >> brown is popular in his home state with a regular guy by. but for boaters like best as image is not everything. she is all about the issues it and though she does not look appealing is what she says that matters. >> the race is tight it
8:43 am
could be decided by as little as 1 percent of voters. and with control of congress hanging in the balance of the stakes high. >> the outcome in this election to sweep the entire u.s. and in this country for democrat to republican. scott brown see is vital to both the republicans and democrats looking to take it. >> over half of registered voters in massachusetts are and dependents who currently favor brown by 20 point margin. off to win one with the moderates like paul syrria. he likes scott brown but not the idea of a republican controlled senate. >> i think that in the republican party, their philosophy is propypro any body that has a lot of dough. >> with just a few weeks
8:44 am
left to campaign democrats are pinning their hopes on warren
8:45 am
>> gas prices are hard to follow the keep going up and up and we can barely catch up. in san francisco the average is $4.73 off a week ago that was like 535 less. in fact right now the governor is asking the california air resources board to allow the refineries to start producing the winter blend of gasoline which is cheaper now than it and wait until november and that could help provide some relief around the corner. for president obama is visiting the bay area today posting three campaign events in san francisco before he takes off for ohio. traffic is supposed to be impacted by this. this is part of a two
8:46 am
day trip to california for fund-raising. he was in los angeles yesterday and this chip the size is the importance of fund-raising and we're now going into the final four weeks of the campaign. a busy weekend for the bay area and for bart. a lot of people use part to get around in fact they saw riders increased to 320,000 people on saturday in a normal saturday is about 200,000 for bart. if they have not released sunday's numbers but it was a lot going on on sunday as well. >> a commercial supply ship is on its way to the space station. >> 3-to-one and lift off. the california-based company space x it launches and unman falcon rocket from cape canaveral the rocket carrying a dragon capsule. the astronauts have chocolate and vanilla ice cream on board. this is part
8:47 am
of a $1.6 million contract spacek has with nasa. the capsule or reach still orbiting lab on wednesday. >> plenty of sunshine at walnut creek traffic is not in light. things could change erica. >> that's right in fact we will see more cloud cover letter on tonight but we will certainly enjoy the sunshine while it last temperatures this afternoon will be on the cool side compared to where we were yesterday. we do see some cloud cover as we take a live look from our mount tam cam this morning. 44 ride out the door in santa rosa. 53 in oakland. it looks like antioch slowly but surely climbing are coming in at 60 degrees there. now futurecast 4 does have a story to tell you to lunch
8:48 am
time you could see of the screen on the screen does indicate where lucille ra wide range--by 3:00 p.m. will start to see low seventies for livermore valley and parts of the south bay as well. los '70s at best 71 expected for evergreen. sunny skies will prevail los '70s were livermore antioch 63 in san leandro and looks like union city coming in at 67 degrees. as we turn our attention to the north bay upper 60s for nevada on petaluma off. check out downtown san francisco at 63 degrees. and expect a fair amount of clouds to the conditions so certainly bring a jacket of a '50s at best a heading to ocean beach. we do have changes on the horizon take a live look at satellite and radar we to have a low pressure system again hundreds of miles off the california coastline. when it does approach we
8:49 am
could see some spotty showers san francisco, pretty much everywhere south of the golden gate bridge. so right now is looking like a 20 percent chance i have been running some the computer models. i don't think we will see too much in the way of wet weather tomorrow but will instead become to some pop of showers. but all that instability which could see a pop-up the storm as well. that's something that we will continue to monitor in the meantime tinctures sitting below the seasonal average. the kron 47 day around the bay for cash shows is we do have showers on tap for tuesday and wednesday. looks like a thirsty to be dry. friday tracking another cold front that could to bring wet weather to the bay area. at 8: 49 that is sure whether on the traffic now the morning george. good morning erica with the columbus day holiday we have enjoyed exceptional traffic at the bay bridge areas. expected at the bay bridge this westbound ride very very light. so traffic on the upper deck from the ivan
8:50 am
its assent to scout out was the result of that early occurring accident. the accident is on the sow is the back of from on the suspension span. we're not experiencing construction delays on the san mateo will see no stop and go traffic at the toll plaza. you're right to the golden gate 101 looks great. both for marine county and across a span. over walnut creek pleasant hill which did have the blaze on pleasant hill road it is close to the southbound direction in fact close for part of the weekend as well a power line was knocked down there. and it has backed up the traffic for people normally like to take a shortcut better today to issue 680 south to westbound highway 24. again much lighter than usual on the south bay freeways 101 about 24 to 26 minute drive heading toward santa clara. here is the marin commute's which is now back under 30 minutes closer to 25 and
8:51 am
back from 37 down to the coding gate bridge. james >> thank you george does want to update on the early developments. first off live pictures out of swan off highs with a vice president kenneth a. paul ryan is expected to address this crowd. he's facing a debate this coming thursday with vice president joe bitin i don't spend money
8:52 am
8:53 am
8:54 am
8:55 am
8:56 am
on gasoline. i am probably going to the gas station about once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪
8:57 am
8:58 am
8:59 am
9:00 am
we will break down the lights of the giants and athletics games and disappointments. >> a quick check of weather and traffic to start things off this hour. good morning. >> we are seeing a mix of sun and clouds. this afternoon it will be sunny however a little bit cooler
9:01 am
than we saw yesterday's we do have some changes in the forecast in the chain sincthe sf what whether. >> we have a few spots where there is slow traffic issue quickly check. we're not looking in in the hot spots. we're right to the space conditions are pretty easy right now. high rate 4 and 580 have cleared out. we still have heavy traffic on 101 and 17 and 880 in south bay. the north bay ride the back up almost completely cleared out the lay is rather there was never back up. completely cleared out on 11 southbound. >> thanks george and deliver gas prices are up so do not have a heart attack and needed to the gas pump. $4.73 on average for the regular stuff it will cost about 20 centaur--in the
9:02 am
east bay take a look at the prices and oakland and the deserted palms he will pay and that the truck. >> it looks like a company truck so a lot of the people i've talked to the work for a company is not too worried because is not on their time. of the people are filling up reluctantly, they don't like the prices but they do not have a choice. they are afraid if they wait the price may go higher and then they will have to pay more. >> i'm not too far away from the airport so is a little higher than the average in see here at $4.74. some of the average is around the city seven cisco's average how that was changed by at least by 505 more this week and last week. $4.67 it was
9:03 am
4018 san in san jose last week was $4.20 an ounce $4.67 which is 25 higher than it was yesterday's. that is the kind of thing people are worried about that it would just go higher and higher so i might fulfil of now even though i do not like the price. the governor has ordered this last sunday for the california smog regulators to start selling the winter mix of castling. that usually doesn't happen until november, but because of the supply and demand thing that is happening by starting that mixture that led more supply hopefully driving the prices down a little bit. >> like the said bill hold your breath. it will be more tomorrow. the difficult dow will go down about by a nickel. >> president obama visit the bay area today is the second
9:04 am
day of the president's california swing. and live at the civic auditorium were present and will be this evening. after that he will head over to dinner and concert fundraiser at the bill grant auditorium. alex and it will make an appearance. >> down here to kron 4 news room were following the latest events of the gop side of that race to the white house. paulinus expect to take the stage here fairly soon poorly this morning. course we heard from presidential mitt romney. he was in lexington virginia at the virginia military institute in his message focused on foreign- policy he said that " an abrupt withdrawal of the entire troop presence hurts our ability to influence the rocks future. he also talked about a handful of other
9:05 am
countries such as libya. here's a portion of what he had to say. >> this latest assault can't be blamed on a reprehensible bill insulting islam. despite the administration's attempt to convince of that. >> these attacks were the delivered work of terrorists to use violence to impose their dark ideology. >> mitt romney says the risk of conflict in the middle east has kron under and change is needed. he is calling of the u.s. to take a more assertive role in syrria. the obama campaign responded by calling on these foreign policy
9:06 am
approach amateurs. we mentioned earlier we are expecting the president to arrive in the bay area later on today. >> thank you james we are talking sports let's go to baseball and the playoffs. the san pacifca giants of their worst playoff loss in history. the game last night for the cincinnati reds. the pigeon strikes out and retired the first 14 giants batters. 4-0 cincinnati reds. meanwhile the top of the fifth bottom of the fifth 4-0 cincinnati reds. top of the six up
9:07 am
four-s zero cincinnati reds. final score of 9-0 cincinnati reds. game 3 tomorrow in cincinnati. no team nationally has ever come back from a 2000 deficit in the national league division series. >> the odds are against us. >> american league fourteens of comeback. there is a game one justin are lander top of the third. 1-0 oakland. but there uc cocoa crist being way home.
9:08 am
mattel cabrera triple crown winner. >> the tigers " 3-2. >> dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding.
9:09 am
9:10 am
erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation.
9:11 am
9:12 am
9:13 am
9:14 am
9:15 am
starting at $6.99. our tri-tip with hand-breaded onion straws, our crispy shrimp smothered in bang bang sauce, sizzler. >> watching wall street with our financial expert rob black the dow was up 30
9:16 am
points right now. when you think wal-mart you don't normally think american express. >> for them to reach out to wal-mart for a prepaid card is a stretch. it is a win for wal-mart. they already have a similar product you can look occurred with their name on it. i like split pieces long-term cash investment play. >> wal-mart is brilliant they got into banking without actually going into banking. the connection have your paycheck gone into a wal-mart prepaid card. you can have a coach year bills
9:17 am
--go to your bills. >> we do not have our own refineries. owning their own gasoline does not help. it would save us about 10 to 155 within days. california is kind of like a big country of its own. the pipelines basically go to the calls and that east and canada. >> why can we limit profits of this company? i >> why not eliminate your paycheck? >> i could. >> know you could not. --no
9:18 am
let's go on to apple. this is going to be offensive but the agent chinese secret is that china does not keep secrets. we know that they have started manufacturing and they have been ordered 10 million for the fourth quarter. this is a big that we are not sure they can sell 10 million.
9:19 am
pamela facebook says it's her birthday. happy birthday. >> we are blind to arm wrestle over oil company profits. --going >> take a look at the cloud cover from our mount tam can this morning. we have a slight breeze in the air but overall sunny skies. it is a chilly morning. still contending with the upper
9:20 am
'40's renowned center rosa. 51 in napa. feature cast for predicts by lunchtime 60 pretty much everywhere. it will start to warm things up into your afternoon highs. yellow on your screen indicates '70s for the delta at livermore valley
9:21 am
the seven day around the bay forecast looks like we do have a marine chance for tuesday wednesday and friday as well. >> reports of an earthquake of a 3.2 magnitude quake in the north bay. it was about 6 mi. east of north american canyon. 8 mi. east of the male. --vallejo if he felt some shaky in the area that is what caused it a 3.2 earthquake. no reports of
9:22 am
any damage or injuries coming in just yet but we will keep an eye out for the edison as we get more information we will let you know. >> a check in with our central to see of that location of the earthquake would mean the usual hold on part services this morning --bart there is no standard hold as we see usually when an earthquake happens in the bay area. at the golden gate bridge toll plaza we had a backup and quickly dissipated about 6:20 a.m. there was some slow traffic on the upper deck earlier but that is no longer a factor.
9:23 am
9:24 am
9:25 am
[ female announcer ] now get high speed internet at home
9:26 am
9:27 am
9:28 am
9:29 am
9:30 am
9:31 am
9:32 am
9:33 am
9:34 am
9:35 am
9:36 am
9:37 am
9:38 am
9:39 am
9:40 am
9:41 am
9:42 am
9:43 am
9:44 am
9:45 am
9:46 am
9:47 am
9:48 am
9:49 am
9:50 am
9:51 am
9:52 am
9:53 am
9:54 am
on our newly expanded advanced digital network, a connection you can count on. introducing at&t u-verse high speed internet with more speed options, reliability and wi-fi hot spots than ever. call at&t now to get u-verse high speed internet for as little as $14.95 a month for 12 months with a one-year price guarantee. it's the fastest internet for the price. our newly expanded advanced digital network gives you more of what you enjoy online. and with at&t, our wireless gateway turns your home into a private wi-fi hot spot that connects your wi-fi devices and can even save on your smart phone data usage at home. so call now to get at&t u-verse high speed internet for just $14.95 a month for 12 months with a one-year price guarantee. that includes access on-the-go to our entire national wi-fi hot spot network, with over 30,000 hot spots. at&t u-verse high speed internet. now on our newly expanded advanced digital network, a connection your whole house can count on.
9:55 am
9:56 am
9:57 am
9:58 am
9:59 am
in-wash scent boosters, here with my favorite new intern, jimmy. mmm! fresh! and it's been in the closet for 12 weeks! unbelievable! unstopables! i'll show you how! ♪ just shake them into the washer i can't believe this lasts 12 weeks! neither can they. so you're going on tour to prove it. downy unstopables. follow jimmy's unstopables tour for free samples on